If you ever feel that life has dealt you a bad hand, you will be inspired by Terri Gilliland's story. In a routine eye exam before Terri entered college, she was told that she would be blind before she was 40. Diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa, she went on to earn a degree in psychology from the University of Wisconsin, marry and have three children as her eyesight continued to dim. Faced with the realtiies of blindness, she then confronted her husband's near fatal motorcycle accident and a son diagnosed with brain cancer at age fifteen. Terri's courage, spirit, and will to persevere make her an amzing example of what overcoming all odds looks like.